Monthly Archives: August 2014

DAM THE DAMS PART 6

THE CONTRARIAN DAM THE DAMS PART 6   I love conspiracy theories.  I don’t necessarily believe them, I just find them fascinating.  My favourite fiction author is Taylor Caldwell, who wrote fictional stories based on history, most famous probably being … Continue reading

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dam the dams part 5

THE CONTRARIAN I remember when one could acquire practical control over 160 acres of crown land merely by filing some simple papers, and actually own it once a house and a field for growing stuff were established. The province cancelled … Continue reading

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MidCanada Corridor

THE CONTRARIAN MID-CANADA CORRIDOR Back in the 50’s, somebody came up with the notion that, if we are ever to be a real country, we need to develop more than just a strip along the American border. John Diefenbaker became … Continue reading

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